AMENDED

 

CITY OF LAREDO

CITY COUNCIL MEETING

A-2008-R-018

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS

1110 HOUSTON STREET

LAREDO, TEXAS 78040

September 15, 2008

5:00 P.M.

 

DISABILITY ACCESS STATEMENT

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need auxiliary aid or services are requested to contact Gustavo Guevara, City Secretary at (956) 791-7308 at least two working days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  The accessible entrance and accessible parking spaces are located at City Hall, 1100 Victoria Ave.

 

Out of consideration for all attendees of the City Council meetings, please turn off all cellular phones and pagers, or place on inaudible signal.  Thank you for your consideration.

 

 

I.                    CALL TO ORDER

 

II.                  PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

III.                ROLL CALL

 

IV.               MINUTES

 

 Approval of the minutes of June 2, 2008.

 

V.                 COMMUNICATIONS AND RECOGNITIONS

 

Recognitions

Recognition of the Gateway Girls Softball League on winning the 2008 State and Regional Little League Tournaments.

 

Communiqués

Introduction of Mr. Cristobal Sanchez as the new Executive Director for the Animal Shelter.  

 

Citizen comments

Citizens are required to fill out a witness card and identify themselves at the microphone.  Comments should be relevant to City business and delivered in a professional manner.  No derogatory remarks will be permitted.  There is a time limit of three minutes per speaker.

 

VI.               APPOINTMENTS TO COMMISSIONS, BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

a.      Appointment by Council Member Dr. Michael Landeck of Tom Vaughn to the Citizens Environmental Committee.

 

b.       Appointment by Council Member Juan Narvaez of Mercurio Martinez, Jr. to the Third Party Funding Advisory Committee.

 

 

VII.             PUBLIC HEARINGS

 

1.          Public hearing introductory ordinance amending the City of Laredo Health Department Fiscal Year 2007-2008 annual budget by appropriating revenues and expenditures in the amount of $31,349.00 from the Texas Department of State Health Services and an estimated $4,167.00 in program income for continuation of the Health Department Maternal and Well Child Early Detection Health (MCH-Title V) and Dental Program to provide preventive care for the underserved, uninsured and medically indigent for the term beginning September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2009.

 

2.          Public hearing introductory ordinance amending the City of Laredo Health Department Fiscal Year 2007-2008 annual budget by appropriating revenues and expenditures in the amount of $137,677.00 from the South Texas Development Council through funding from the Texas Department of State Health Services for the continuation of the Health Department HIV/Health & Social Services, term from September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2009.

 

3.          Public hearing introductory ordinance amending the City of Laredo Health Department Fiscal Year 2007-2008 annual budget by appropriating revenues and expenditures in the amount of $90,811.00 in funds for continuation of prenatal care services, women’s health and well child early detection prevention care for the medically indigent, undeserved and uninsured by the Health Department Maternal Child Health (MCH-Title V) Program for the period beginning September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2009.

 

4.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing City Manager to accept a grant adjustment in the amount of $75,000.00 from the Office of the Governor, the Division of Emergency Management (GDEM) and to increase the City of Laredo FY 2007-2008 Special Police Fund Annual Budget is for the amount of $75,000.00 for a total grant award of $175,000.00.  The Office of the Governor, the Division of Emergency Management has made a project grant available in order to organize and deploy state agency and local government law enforcement personnel and equipment to participate in a project to enhance border security along the Texas-Mexico border.  Funds will be used to pay overtime, fringe benefits and operational expenses from February 15, 2008 through August 15, 2009. 

 

5.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the City of Laredo Fiscal Year 2007-2008 Airport Construction budget to recognize additional revenues from a grant received from the Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program being Grant Project No. 3-48-0136-54-08 in the amount of $390,964.00 to rehabilitate Runway 17R/35L (Engineering Only) and Acquire Land for Development at the Laredo International Airport and appropriating said grant revenue and local match to the appropriate expenditure accounts and authorizing said grant revenue and local match to the appropriate expenditures accounts and authorizing the City Manager to implement said budget amendment.  The City’s local match of five (5) percent in the amount $20,577.00 is available through the land purchased in Fiscal Year 2006 (Rash Tract); providing for an effective date.

 

6.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the FY 2007-2008 Annual Fire Department Budget by appropriating revenues and expenditures in the amount of $1,958.00 for a donation by private entities and Seven Flags RAC Trauma Service Area to purchase bicycles, helmets and food for the 2nd Annual Fire and Police Bike Rodeo.

 

7.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 13.81 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A,” located west of Ejido Road and approximately 133 feet north of Exodus Drive, from R-1A (Single Family Reduced Area District) to R-1MH (Single Family Manufactured Housing District).  The Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended approval of the zone change.  The proposed use is manufactured housing.  District I

 

8.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning Lot 2, Block 13, Villa del Sol Subdivision, located at 303 Plaza Lane, from R-1 (Single Family Residential District) to R-3 (Mixed Residential District).  The Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended approval of the zone change.  The proposed use is a second dwelling.  District II           

 

9.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning  Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning Lots 4, 5, and 6, Block 922, Eastern Division, located at 1719 Market Street, from R-O (Residential Office District) to B-3 (Limited Business District).  The Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended approval of the zone change.                                                                                                                       The proposed use is an office.  District III

 

10.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 8,519.50 square feet from Lot 7, Block 70-B, Calton Gardens #2, located at 4602 Maryland Avenue, from R-1 (Single Family Residential District) to R-3 (Mixed Residential District).  The Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended approval of the zone change.  The proposed use is for a mobile home.  District V

 

11.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by issuing a Conditional Use Permit for a child day care on Lot 10 and the north 11.57 feet of Lot 9, Block 1055, Western Division, located at 4212 Flores Avenue.  The Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended approval of the Conditional Use Permit.  The proposed use is a child day care center.  District VII

 

12.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by issuing a Conditional Use Permit for a parking lot on Lot 3, Block 766, Western Division, located at 2808 San Bernardo Avenue. The Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended approval of the Conditional Use Permit.  The proposed use is a parking lot.  District VIII

 

13.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by issuing a Conditional Use Permit for multi-family assisted living on Lot 8, Block 1126, Buena Vista Subdivision, located at 2102 Travis Street.  The Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended denial of the Conditional Use Permit.  The proposed use is a multi-family assisted living facility.  District IV

 

(Recess)

(Press Availability)

 

VIII.           INTRODUCTORY ORDINANCES

 

14.      Authorizing the City Manager to execute an easement to AEP Texas Central Company for electrical facilities to serve Slaughter Park within Block 705, Eastern Division.  The said easement containing 2,889.71 sq. ft. being out of Lot Numbers 2, 5, 6 and 7 Block 705, Eastern Division, City of Laredo, Webb County, Texas and being described on attached Exhibit A and B; and providing for an effective date.

 

IX.               FINAL READING OF ORDINANCES 

 

15.       

 

2008-O-182      Providing for the adoption of a tax rate of $0.637000 per $100.00 value with a Maintenance and Operation Rate of $0.512737 per $100.00 value and a Interest and Sinking Fund Rate of $0.124263 per $100.00 value for the levy and the collection of General and Special Ad Valorem taxes for the City of Laredo for Tax Year 2008 and Fiscal Year 2008-2009.

 

2008-O-183      Adopting the proposed Annual Budget for fiscal year 2008-2009 by appropriating the proposed revenues, expenditures and balances reported therein for the year beginning October 1, 2008 and ending September 30, 2009, consistent with the financial plan described in said Annual Budget (see Exhibit A) and amendments as made at introduction of budget ordinance (see Exhibit B) and authorizing the City Manager to implement said Annual Budget (as amended).

 

2008-O-184      Amending the City of Laredo’s Fiscal Year 2007-2008 General Fund Annual Budget to appropriate revenues and expenditures in the amount of $125,000.00 for attorney fees paid to De Anda Law Firm due to increased collections in delinquent property taxes.  The expenditures of attorney fees will only be incurred and disbursed if the revenue is collected by Tax Department.

 

2008-O-185      Amending the City of Laredo Health Department Fiscal Year 2007-2008 Annual Budget by appropriating revenues and expenditures in the amount of $56,671.00, funds from the Texas Department of State Health for continuation of the Health Department Title V Family Planning Services for the term from September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2009.

 

2008-O-186      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by authorizing a Conditional Use Permit for a minor repair garage on the north 1/3 of Lots 1 and 2, Block 972, Eastern Division, located at 1805 Plum Street; and providing for an effective date and publication.   

 

2008-O-187      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning Lot 12, Block 124, Eastern Division, located at 3602 Springfield Avenue, from B-1 (Limited Commercial District) to B-3 (Community Business District); and providing for an effective date and publication.

 

2008-O-188      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 5.07 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A,” located at the southeast corner of Veracruz Drive and International Boulevard, from R-2 (Multi-Family Residential District) to B-1 (Limited Commercial District). VI; and providing for an effective date and publication.

 

2008-O-189      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 5.21 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A,” located at the southwest corner of Bob Bullock Loop and International Boulevard, from AG (Agricultural District) to B-3 (Community Business District); and providing for an effective date and publication. 

 

2008-O-190      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 8.05 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A,” located at the southeast corner of Bob Bullock Loop and Monarch Drive, from AG (Agricultural District) to B-3 (Community Business District); and providing for an effective date and publication. 

 

2008-O-191      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 147.58 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A,” located approximately 1,143 feet from FM 1472 and 1,400 feet from Bob Bullock Loop, from M-1 (Light Manufacturing District) to R-1 (Single Family Residential District); and providing for an effective date and publication. 

 

2008-O-192      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 55.53 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A,” located approximately 216 feet from FM 1472 and 1,386 feet from Bob Bullock Loop, from M-1 (Light Manufacturing District) to R-2 (Multi-Family Residential District); and providing for an effective date and publication. 

 

2008-O-193      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 16.46 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A,” located at the southeast corner of Bob Bullock Loop and FM 1472, from M-1 (Light Manufacturing District) to B-3 (Highway Commercial District); and providing for an effective date and publication. 

 

2008-O-194      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by rezoning 99.33 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A,” located at the southeast corner of Bob Bullock Loop and FM 1472, from M-1 (Light Manufacturing District) to B-4 (Highway Commercial District); and providing for an effective date and publication. 

 

2008-O-195      Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by issuing a Conditional Use Permit for a mini grocery store on the north 46.27 feet of Lots 5 and 6, Block 910, Western Division, located at 1901 Baltimore Street; and providing for an effective date and publication. 

 

X.                 RESOLUTIONS

 

16.      2008-R-110     Adopting the 2009-2013 Capital Improvement Program of the City of Laredo.

 

17.      2008-R-111     Authorizing the City Manager to enter into and execute a memorandum of agreement attached hereto as Exhibit A, between the Regional Organized Crime Information Center (ROCIC) and the Laredo Police Department to assure that all criminal intelligence systems utilized from the ROCIC database are utilized in conformance with the privacy and constitutional rights of individuals.

 

18.      2008-R-112     Authorizing the City Manager to enter into and execute a cooperative agreement attached hereto as Exhibit A, between the Children’s Advocacy Center and the Laredo Police Department for the purpose of investigating allegations of child abuse, gather and preserve evidence, and to help reduce the traumatic effect of the investigative process upon child victims of abuse with the proper coordination of services from the Children’s Advocacy Center.

 

19.      2008-R-113     Accepting a grant in the amount of $40,000.00 from the Texas Department of Transportation for performance of the Commercial Motor Vehicle Selective Traffic Enforcement Program from October 1, 2008 through September 30, 2009.  This grant is for overtime salaries.  The City of Laredo will match with $10,540.00 for fringe benefits.

 

20.      2008-R-114     Accepting a grant in the amount of $99,806.00 from the Texas Department of Transportation for enforcement of Comprehensive Selective Traffic Enforcement Program.  The grant period will begin October 1, 2008 and runs through September 30, 2009.  This grant is for overtime salaries.  The City of Laredo will match with $26,136.00 for fringe benefits.


 

XI.               MOTIONS

 

21.      Authorizing the City Manager to enter into a contract with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and Pay Flex to provide Third Party Administration to include administrative services only, Utilization Review Services, Medical Network Services, Stop-Loss Insurance, Prescription Benefit Management Services, COBRA/HIPAA Administration, Flexible Spending Account Administration, Disease Management, and other related services for a period of one (1) year, with an option to renew for up to two (2) additional one-year (1) terms, subject to satisfactory performance evaluations; said option to renew is to be approved by the City Council no later than ninety (90) days prior to the anniversary date of October 1, 2009 and October 1, 2010; the effective date will be October 1, 2008.  Funding is available in the Health and Benefits Fund.

 

22.      Authorizing the City Manager to execute an agreement with David Cruz, M.D. in which the physician provides medical services to City employees through the Employee Health and Wellness Division.  The term is for two (2) years with a two-year renewal option exercisable by the City, with no increase in cost and an annual cost not to exceed $25,000.00.  Funding is available in the Health Benefits Fund/Employee Health Division budget.

 

23.      Authorizing the City Manager to execute an agreement with Doctors Hospital of Laredo, to provide Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners who will tender services on an as needed basis, for the collection of evidence and courtroom testimony for cases involving sexual assault victims in an annual amount not to exceed $55,000.00, beginning June 1, 2007 to September 30, 2009.  This agreement also enables the City of Laredo to be reimbursed expenses incurred to date of approximately $47,000.00, by the Crime Victim’s Compensation Program of the Office of the Attorney General, for those costs associated with forensic sexual assault examination of victims since June 1, 2007 to the present.  This agreement will allow the City to continue reviewing future cases individually for additional reimbursements by the Office of the Attorney General Crime Victim’s Compensation Program.

 

24.      Awarding a contract to INX, Inc., Austin, Texas, Dell, Inc., Roundrock, Texas and SHI Government Solutions, Austin, Texas, in the amount of $181,924.51 for the Utilities Information Services Improvements Project.  The Utilities Department is utilizing contract pricing from the State of Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) contract awarded to INX, Dell, Inc., and SHI Government Solutions.  The project consists of acquiring a SAN (storage area network) and Windows 2003 Active Directory for the Utilities Department’s Network.  Funding is available in the Waterworks Construction Fund.

 

25.      Approving monthly adjustments to the tax roll.  The amounts to be adjusted for the month of August 2008, represents a decrease of $43.41.  These adjustments are determined by the Webb County Appraisal District and by court orders.

 

26.      Consideration to authorize the City Manager to negotiate and execute contracts with U.S. and Mexican print, billboard, and electronic media vendors listed in the enclosed attachment CVB Fiscal Year 2008-2009 Draft Media Plan.  These services are needed in the interim during the process of hiring an agency for the U.S. market.

·        Estimate Mexico market buys: $310,000.00

·    Estimate U.S. short term market buys:  $160,000.00

Media plan advertisements for the Laredo Convention & Visitors Bureau will be placed beginning October 2008 through January 2009 in the U.S. market, with the expectation that an advertising agency will consult and provide direction for further ad placement; in an amount not to exceed $470,000.00.  Funding is subject to approval of future appropriations in the Laredo Convention and Visitors Bureau FY 2008-2009 budget.

 

27.      Consideration to authorize the City Manager to place work orders with several creative service providers during Fiscal Year 2008-2009 for the design and production of advertisements and marketing images to promote Laredo.  These professional services are needed in the interim during the process of hiring an agency.

· Estimate Mexico production costs: $8,000.00

· Estimate U.S. (marketing/advertising firm) costs:  $36,000.00

· Estimate of other project costs:  $15,400.00

The total amount is not to exceed $59,400.00 and funding is subject to approval of future appropriations in the Laredo Convention and Visitors Bureau FY 2008-2009 budget.

 

28.      Consideration to authorize the City Manager to execute a contract with Laredo Morning Times (LMT) who will design, produce, sell advertising and print the 2009 Laredo Visitors Guide.  LMT will print, at no cost to the City of Laredo, 130,000 copies of the guide which is an 80-84 page full color magazine featuring “Los Dos Laredos”.  The guide will be produced under the direction of the Laredo Convention & Visitors Bureau relative to style, design, and editorial content.

 

29.      Consideration for approval of change order no. 1 an increase of $6,187.00 for the balance of quantities actually constructed in place, acceptance of the widening of the Bartlett and Saunders intersection, release of retainage, and approval of final payment in the amount of $42,230.80 to ALC Construction, LLC, Laredo, Texas.  Final construction contract amount is $110,152.00.  Funding is available in the Transit 2004 Contractual Obligation Bond Proceeds-Project #TRSAUN.

 

30.      Authorizing the City Manager to approve payment from the City’s Arena Renewal and Replacement Account for the purchase of a garbage disposal replacement, ice making equipment and dasher system, stage decks, clear com headsets and belt packs and viewfinders and lens extenders for cameras in a total amount not to exceed $42,000.00.  Funding is available under the Sports and Community Venue Fund in the renewal and replacement account.

 

31.      Consideration for approval of amendment No. 3 an increase $53,400.00 to the professional services contract with Puig Engineering Company, Laredo, Texas, for the Flecha Lane Drainage Improvements Project to provide a drainage study downstream of Flecha Lane.  The scope of the services includes the drainage assessments, required easement surveys, required permits from the state and federal agencies.  The total contract amount with this amendment is $154,400.00.  Funding is available in the 2007 Contractual Obligation Bond Proceeds.

 

32.       Consideration to exercise the renewal option for contract FY08-024 awarded to Camino Agave, Laredo, Texas, in the estimated amount of $455,000.00 for the hauling of approximately 130,000 tons of dirt from the construction site of the Upper Zacate Creek detention pond to the City’s Solid Waste Facility.  The Solid Waste Department will use this fill dirt to cover the landfill cells on a weekly basis in accordance to Texas Commission of Environmental Quality (TCEQ) requirements. Funding is available in the Solid Waste Department Fund.

 

33.      Consideration to award contract FY08-111 to the following:

1) North Park Lincoln Mercury, San Antonio, TX in the estimated amount of $90,000.00;

2) Sames Motor Co., Laredo, TX in the estimated amount of $20,000.00 for the purchase of Ford Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) captive parts for the Fleet Department.

This contract establishes discount percentage pricing for the purchase of automotive replacement parts for the Fleet Department.  All parts will be secured on an as needed basis and funding is available in the Fleet Management budget.

 

34.      Consideration to authorize a contract with Vector Concepts, Inc. Irving, Texas, through the BuyBoard Cooperative Purchasing Program’s contract pricing, in the total amount of $142,769.58, for the purchase and installation of two gym floors and two weight room floors at four (4) City recreation centers. Funding is available from the 2008 Certificates of Obligation Bond Proceeds. 

 

35.      Consideration to award a contract to Motorola, in the total amount of $127,040.05, through the Houston-Galveston Area Council of Governments (H-GAC) cooperative contract pricing, for the purchase and installation of consoles for the Police Department’s 9-1-1 dispatch center.  Funding is available in the Police Fund budget from the State of Texas 9-1-1 allocations.

 

36.      Approval of a contract with Miller & Van Eaton, P.L.L.C. to advise the city on telecommunications and cable issues and transactions as requested by the City of Laredo from time to time.  The contract term for this engagement is two (2) years beginning October 1, 2008 and ending September 30, 2010; not to exceed $55,000.00 per fiscal year.  Funding is subject to availability in Fiscal Year 2009-2010.

 

37.      Motion to award a professional services contract to Garza, Martinez & Company, Certified Public Accountants for a period of two (2) years in the amount not to exceed $74,000.00 for each fiscal year in order to provide audit services for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008 and fiscal year ending September 30, 2009.  Audit fees will be allocated to the professional services line item among the different funds to be audited.  This contract is subject to future budget appropriations.   

 

38.      Consideration to award contract FY08-110, to the low bidder, C.W. Tenorio Security Inc., Laredo, Texas, in the estimated annual amount of $394,030.00 for providing security guard services for city departments.  The contract will be for a period of two (2) years subject to continued appropriation in future fiscal years. Funding is available in the respective departmental budgets.

 

39.      Ratifying the emergency authorization to contract Ellis and Ellis, Inc. in an amount not to exceed $100,000.00 for the repair of a manhole collapse on the 30” collector at Canal Street. Funding is available from the Utilities Department Bond Series 2007 Sewer Rehabilitation and Contingency Sewer Break Account.

 

40.      Consideration to renew contract FY07-122 awarded to:

a.      G&K Services, San Antonio, Texas in the estimated annual amount of $17,039.00;

b.      Cintas, Corpus Christi, Texas in the estimated annual amount of  $33,921.52;

c.      Authorize a one (1) year contract with VF Imagewear, Inc., Houston, Texas in the amount of $50,000.00, through the TXMAS cooperative purchasing program;

for the purchase of industrial uniforms for various departments of the City. Funding is available in the various department budgets.

41.      Consideration to award a contract for concessionaire services at the Laredo Civic Center Complex to Alejandro Alvarez d/b/a Cindy’s Catering Services for a period of two (2) years with an option to renew the contract for two (2) additional years.  The agreement is expected to provide monthly revenues based on 20% of gross receipts.

 

42.      Consideration to reject all bids received for FY08-108 Food & Beverage Concession Downtown/Central Business District and approval to re-bid in order to include additional vending locations currently not listed in bid FY08-108.

 

 

XII.             GENERAL COUNCIL DISCUSSIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

 

43.       

a.       

A.                 Request by Mayor Raul G. Salinas

Discussion with possible action on restricting and/or prohibiting the use of cell phones in school zone areas in order to improve safety for the children in our community.  (Co-sponsored by Council Member Hector J. Garcia)

 

XIII.           EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

The City Council hereby reserves the right to go into executive session at any time during this public meeting, if such is requested by the City Attorney or other legal counsel for the City, pursuant to his or her duty under Section 551.071(2) of the Government Code, to consult privately with his or her client on an item on the agenda, or on a matter arising out of such item.

 

44.      Request for executive session pursuant to Texas Government Code Section 551.071(1)(A)  to consult with attorney on the pending eminent domain case of  City of Laredo v. Luis Montano, et al.,  Cause No. 2008CVQ00134D1,  in the 49th District Court, Webb County, Texas; and return  to open session for possible action.

 

XIV.         RECESS AS THE LAREDO CITY COUNCIL AND CONVENE AS THE LAREDO MUNICIPAL HOUSING

 

45.      Consideration to authorize an award of contract to Pecos Fence, San Antonio, TX in the estimated amount of $185,917.79 for the turnkey installation of chain link fencing to include all materials and labor needed for approximately 16,000 linear feet of fencing at the Jose Flores Municipal Housing complex.  Funding is available in the Laredo Municipal Housing Corporation budget and 2007 Contractual Obligation bond proceeds.  

 

XV.           RECESS AS THE LAREDO MUNICIPAL HOUSING AND CONVENE AS THE LAREDO MASS TRANSIT BOARD

                       

46.      Consideration to award contract (FY 08-114) to the low bidder, C. W. Tenorio Security, Laredo, Texas in the estimated annual amount of $98,735.00 for providing security guard services for the Transit Center and Maintenance Facility.  Funding is available in the El Metro Operations and Transit Center Funds.

           

XVI.         ADJOURN AS THE LAREDO MASS TRANSIT BOARD AND RECONVENE AND ADJOURN AS THE LAREDO CITY COUNCIL

 

This notice was posted at the Municipal Government Offices, 1110 Houston Street, Laredo, Texas, at a place convenient and readily accessible to the public at all times. Said notice was posted on Friday, September 12, 2008 at 4:00 p.m.

                                                                       

 

 

                                                                        Gustavo Guevara, Jr.

                                                                        City Secretary